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Melvyn's Restaurant & Lounge

200 W Ramon Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-7333
+1 760-325-2323
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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200 W Ramon Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-7333
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recently had the pleasure to dine at Melvyns in the Frank and Ava corner booth or so the story goes but in any case the evening was glorious with impeccable service and wonderful food. Their Veal Oscar was tender and delicious as was the Onion...More

Thank Martha T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends and I had lunch at the newly renovated Melvyn's. Everything from top to bottom has been remodeled...the patio dining area is now a wonderful Oasis. Menu has changed slightly and naturally the prices have increased. Our server has been at Melvyn's for over 20...More

Thank Wally R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never know who’s gonna show up..... Talent Before there was karaoke ...... Movie and TV stars show up. It’s a packed place but thick in atmosphere. No food , only drinks. Be patient as the waitresses are working hard

Thank AlanFinn
Reviewed 1 week ago

You " I can 't sum up bad quick enough. But I will try............... 1. Waiter thinks "side of mushrooms " is an appetizer?????? 2. Order Blue Point Oysters on the half shell and Oysters Rockefeller (separate orders) told...........we have no raw oysters............Rockefeller must have...More

1  Thank kathy y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big fan of all things retro PS, I had to go check it out. Was going to book dinner but the menu is a gluten dairy explosion so that didn't work for me. Went on a Saturday for the live act. The host sat us...More

Thank nikkidesignsf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Melvyn's has always been my favourite restaurant in the Palm Springs area. It was like going back to an era when the waiters wore tuxedos and food was still flambé d at the table, a skill and presentation that has been long gone and many...More

1  Thank elaine771
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With dinner elsewhere, our party of four stopped in for early evening drinks to an almost empty bar. We had not been aware that they are just finishing a major rehab. While all the big work had been done, the large photos of Frank and...More

Thank DP49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Melvyn’s the once proud hang-out for many Luminaires unfortunately has seen its better days. The staff is polite and most friendly. The bar is adequately staffed and as long as you order an old standard you will be OK. They have a poor selection of...More

Thank FallCityGuy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We try to eat at Melvyn's on our yearly visit to Palm Springs, this year something was Amiss, no valet, disorganized service, no attention to detail. The food was good, however the place seems tired, there are so many other great places to try with...More

Thank Mara R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with my parents and sister (all adult family) for dinner and sat in the temporary seating in the tented area by the bar. The ambiance was incredible - there was live jazz and singing, people dancing, and great classic dishes on the...More

Thank eganji
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nancy b
14 November 2017|
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Response from yannis63 | Reviewed this property |
Wine starts at $9 a glass and it is a huge pour.
26 May 2017|
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Response from Wally R | Reviewed this property |
Dress code for breakfast lunch and brunch is relaxed casual which means shorts are acceptable. Dinner dress code is more dressy casual which means long pants are preferred. Make sure to book a reservation using Open Table or... More
Richard M
31 March 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 W Ramon Rd, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-7333
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-325-2323
  • E-mail
Melvyn's Restaurant was named "One of Ten Best" by the T.V. show "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous". Recipient of many top national awards. Melvyn's ambiance is the perfect compliment to gourmet dining. Every detail was selected to reflect gracious elegance and old world charm. Chef's Special 3-course dinner (choice of 4 Entrees) available all evening every evening. Extensive wine list.
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